BOSTON (WBZ NewsRadio) — The Museum of Fine Arts Boston is celebrating 150th anniversary.
The museum on Huntington Avenue was first incorporated on Feb. 4, 1870 as a "public place for discovery, the enjoyment of art and celebration of artists," according to the MFA's website. The occasion will be marked with free admission on Wednesday, Feb. 5.
A celebration for museum staff and volunteers was held on Tuesday, on top of Wednesday's free admission to the public.
The museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesday. A series of events will be held throughout the day, including an opportunity to make your own art.
WBZ NewsRadio's James Rojas (@JamesRojasWBZ) reports